Washington, Nov 22
US wants Afghanistan to sign the bilateral security agreement (BSA) by the end of this year to ensure smooth post 2014 transition, a top presidential aide has said.“It is important for the...
New Delhi, Nov 18
Afghan Deputy Minister of Trade, Mozammel Shinwari, has said that 2015 is year of investment in Afghanistan. "In 2015, we will become member of World Trade Organisation, there will...
November 4, 2013
The Taliban in Pakistan and Afghanistan denied an entire generation of girls their right to education and destroyed their future. Will Mehsud’s death make a difference?
Kandahar, Sept 14
A Taliban suicide bomber killed three civilians in southern Afghanistan today when he detonated explosives in a failed attempt to target foreign forces fighting the Islamist insurgents, officials...
September 11, 2013
India should pursue an independent policy without worrying about the US or Pakistan. »
Washington, Aug 29
Welcoming the recent talks between Hamid Karzai and Nawaz Sharif, the US has said that security of Pakistan is tied with the successful outcome in Afghanistan.
Afghan President Hamid Karz...
Mumbai, Aug 5
Naveen Talwar was to go to Kabul about a month ago, to participate in an out-patient screening and surgical camp.
It was cancelled because of a blast in Kabul, and it now stands r...
Kabul, Aug 3
A suicide bomber detonated a car bomb near Indian consulate today in eastern Afghanistan, killing eight and injuring 22 civilians, police said. “The bomber’s target was Indian consulate...
Dubai, Nov 24
Ireland and Afghanistan today qualified for next year’s ICC World Twenty20 after winning their respective matches in the Qualifiers.
Ireland downed Hong Kong by 85 runs for its seventh su...
New Delhi, Nov. 18
Afghan Deputy Minister of Trade Mozammel Shinwari said 2015 will be the ‘year of investment’ in Afghanistan. “In 2015, Afghanistan will become a member of the World trade Organisation, there will...
New Delhi, Nov. 16
Pointing out that nothing happens without taking risk, Afghanistan’s Ambassador to India Shaida Mohammod Abdali on Saturday invited Indian businesses to look at investment opportunities in...
Puli Alam (Afghanistan), Oct 15
A bomb hidden in a microphone killed an Afghan provincial governor today as he made a speech at a mosque after Eid prayers in Logar, close to the capital Kabul, officials said.“This morning...
Herat (Afghanistan), Sept 13
Heavily armed gunmen in suicide vests detonated a truck bomb outside the US consulate in the Afghan city of Herat today, sparking a shootout with American forces, officials said.US State De...
Washington, Sept 4
Pakistan-based Al-Qaeda engineers are making several efforts, including developing a laser warning system and shoulder-fired missiles, to counter American drones, according to a report.
Islamabad, Aug 26
Afghan President Hamid Karzai went into a key meeting with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif soon after his arrival on Monday on a trip to seek support for the revival of peace talks with Tali...
Kabul, Aug 4
Heavy rains swept across eastern Afghanistan is levelling homes and killing at least 58 people in five provinces, while an estimate 30 others remain missing, officials said today. Provincia...
Washington, Aug. 2
The United States has announced that it will close certain embassies and consulates — mostly in Muslim dominated countries on August 4 due to unspecified security reasons.